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Who plays Jason Voorhees?

Jason Voorhees Has Been Played by These Actors [Men Behind the Mask]

Unlike his nemesis Freddy Krueger, Jason has never had much of a consistent portrayal on film. Sure, for awhile there it seemed things had changed. But now we’re back right where we started, with seem...

The Girl Next Door (2007) review

‘The Girl Next Door’ (2007) is Terrifying and Intense [Review]

The Girl Next Door (2007) is based on the Jack Ketchum novel of the same name. The film takes inspiration from a series of terrifying real-life events. Gregory Wilson directed this jarring picture. Th...

Project: Metalbeast

Why ‘Project: Metalbeast’ is Top-Notch Schlock (And Should be Remembered)

Most people reading this have probably never heard of Project: Metalbeast. That’s not a criticism of the horror community. There are so many forgotten gems. And plenty of people who have seen this fil...

Real-life crimes blamed on movies

These Seven Movies Were Blamed for Real-Life Crimes

Horror movies are frequently blamed for any number of things. People say that something has to be wrong with somebody who watches horror. The movies are even blamed for violence in general. If violent...

Did High Tension Ape Intensity?

The Intensity of High Tension: A Look at Plagiarism in Horror

In a time of remakes, reboots, re-imaginings and so forth, the genre fan has a narrowed selection in terms of originality. This debatable lack of creativity divides audiences on a regular basis. Wheth...

Is A Nightmare on Elm Street Based on a True Story

Is ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ Based on a True Story?

Is A Nightmare on Elm Street based on a true story? Yes, to an extent. But not entirely so. Read on as we separate fact from fiction and definitively speak to the real-life story that inspired A Night...

Bigger is Better: Old-School Giant Monster Flicks That Still Hold Up Remarkably Well

With Kaiju experincing a cinematic resurgance, people are falling in love with ferocious, roaring, giant monsters all over again. Because of that, I thought it would be interesting to go back and look...

‘Arcadian’ Boasts Terrifying Monsters of Our Own Making [Review]

The question of whether we’ve engineered our own demise by treating the planet like garbage hangs low over Arcadian, the sprightly and fitfully frightening new movie from director Benjamin Brewer and ...

Spider Baby - Grindhouse films that need to be rediscovered

Eight Grindhouse Movies That Need To Be Rediscovered

There is a prevalent fascination with grindhouse cinema that persists even though most casual horror fans didn’t know what it was twenty years ago. This whole style had been long-forgotten, dug up by ...